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2016: New Beginnings for Activism in Berkeley
Date Sunday January 10
Time 4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location Details
Berkeley Fellowship of Unitarian Universalists’ Hall
1924 Cedar (@Bonita), Berkeley
Event Type Other
Diverse issues to discuss & strategize creatively, with expert facilitators. Potluck, speeches, roundtable, info tables….Community & good New Year’s cheer

4:30- 6:00 pm Program, Part 1
6:00 pm community vegan potluck dinner
7:00-9:00 pm Program, Part 2

Issues include: shutting Guantanamo, end election theft and voter suppression, forming a Berkeley progressive alliance, shutting Diablo Canyon, Black Lives Matter, ending illegal military and CIA drone use, environmental justice issues and more.

Joanna Macy: eco-philosopher, Buddhist scholar, author of 12+ books, co-founder of "The Work that Reconnects"
Harvey Wasserman: author of Solartopia, American journalist, author, democracy activist, green power advocate
Linda Seeley: Spokeswoman, San Luis Obispo Mothers for Peace, legal intervenors against Diablo Canyon nuclear plant
Jon Simon: author, Code Red: Computerized Election Theft and The New American Century, a call to action for election integrity.
Cynthia Papermaster: Berkeley No More Guantanamos; BARC (Barkers Agitating for Reactor Closures); Codepink
Paul Kangas: solar policy activist

Sponsored by the BFUU Social Justice Ctee
Suggested donation $5-$10. No one turned away.
Wheelchair accessible.


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Added to the calendar on Tuesday Dec 29th, 2015 10:36 PM

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